Just listened to a great interview on NPR with Patti Smith about her new book "Just Kids" (which is about her life/relationship with the one and only Robert Mapplethorpe) . . .

On a sidenote, I just got so distracted upstairs online that I hard boiled three eggs for about an hour (instead of the recommended 8 min). . . . water completely evaporated, eggs burning, popping, and a greenish color . . . and the pot in serious need of some steel wool elbow grease. argh.
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Blogger sophi said...

I have always loved this photograph, i think is a classic ..

January 17, 2010 at 1:41 AM  
Blogger noura. said...

awesome photo

January 17, 2010 at 7:21 AM  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

I listened to this too - very moving, expecially when she sang the emerald bird song at the end.

January 17, 2010 at 12:25 PM  
Blogger Alice D. Millionaire said...

sucks A LOT about the eggs. mostly the death of the pan.. total bummer.
style.com has a lovely gallery of photos from her opening recently.

January 17, 2010 at 1:09 PM  
Blogger Celine said...

I read a review of this book and thought it sounded really interesting. What NPR show was it on? I'd love to listen to it.

January 17, 2010 at 7:46 PM  
Blogger Ash Fox said...

this photo is amazing. i love them both.

January 17, 2010 at 10:03 PM  
Blogger a(muse)d by Fashion said...

I want that book!

That story about the eggs is hilarious- I've done something very similar.

January 17, 2010 at 10:49 PM  
Blogger So Good for Bunnies said...

I have done that too :) I feel your pain!

(oh and on a sidenote I got the book you sent, THANKS, so cute!!!)

January 18, 2010 at 12:14 AM  
Blogger reckless daughter said...

I'm jealous! I missed that NPR interview. How freaking cool are/were they!

January 25, 2010 at 6:01 PM  

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